Teradyne stock: buy or sell

TER stock price: $122.35 4.36% At close on May 14th, 2021

Updated on:
May 17th, 2021


Teradyne stock brief

  • Teradyne stock exploded 4.36% to close at $122.35 on the stock market last Friday, and broke a streak of 3 sessions in red.
  • Teradyne, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, sells, and supports automatic test equipment worldwide.

Should I buy Teradyne stock?

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Is $TER stock a buy?

In the current situation of Teradyne there is not any eligible buy setup. This doesn't mean $TER will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Teradyne stock?

Knowing when to sell a stock is even more difficult than knowing when to buy it. As when we have to buy shares, choosing when is appropiate to sell is not a fickle decision, and we must use our own trading style. Our trading system selects very simple strategies to guide us on when is the best time to sell our shares. Be aware that these strategies should not be used for selling short $TER stock

As a golden rule, you should never hold an investment that generates greater losses than those expected by the time of the buy. The timing to sell your stock must always be determined by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Teradyne stock?

In the current situation of Teradyne there is not any eligible sell setup, so Teradyne stock holders with operations in profit can keep their positions

Teradyne ratings

In the last month, 7 analyst ratings were published for Teradyne. General sentiment is bullish, with 5 out of 7 posting optimistic forecasts

Teradyne analysts' ratings - Last 30 days
Brokerage firmRating
Apr 29th, 2021
Credit Suisse Group Neutral
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Strong buy
Morgan Stanley Buy
Apr 30th, 2021
Rosenblatt Securities Strong buy
May 5th, 2021
Credit Suisse Group Neutral
Morgan Stanley Buy
May 6th, 2021
Rosenblatt Securities Strong buy

Teradyne stock analysis

SMAs overview

TER stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistance levels are:

  • R1: $122.69 (0.28% above)
  • R2: $134.82 (10.19% above)
  • R3: $139.28 (13.84% above)
  • The current supports are:

  • S1: $119.99 (-1.93% below)
  • S2: $114.17 (-6.69% below)
  • S3: $112.96 (-7.67% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price broke down the lower band last Thursday, the price bounced by 5.57%

    TER stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    When the moves for so long below 70 and above 30, without indicating moments of overvaluation and undervaluation, the indicator is of little use, and we are currently in such a case.

    TER stock RSI chart

    Teradyne stock price history

    Teradyne started trading priced at an adjusted price1 of $1.14 on Feb 1973. Since then, TER stock has risen by 10,632.46%, with an average of 221.51% per year. If you had invested $1,000USD in Teradyne stock on Feb 1973, it would be valued $107,324.56 today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    TER stock price history chart

    Price target for Teradyne stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. However, many stock price predictions are published every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts.

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, brokerage institutions release their price predictions based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these predictions follow the publication of new financial information by the company, and many times. If you are a small trader you shouldn't trade based on these predictions.

    Averaging all price targets exposed below, the forecasted price for Teradyne stock is $158.00. Teradyne closed at $122.35 last Friday, so the target price is forecasting an increase by 29.14%.

    Teradyne stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Apr 29th, 2021
    Credit Suisse Group $125.00$150.00
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $140.00$150.00
    Morgan Stanley $138.00$148.00
    Apr 30th, 2021
    Rosenblatt Securities $158.00$180.00
    May 5th, 2021
    Credit Suisse Group $125.00$150.00
    Morgan Stanley $138.00$148.00
    May 6th, 2021
    Rosenblatt Securities $158.00$180.00

    Earnings and financials

    Teradyne ($TER) had the quarterly financial call and presented the report in late April. Teradyne surpassed consensus earnings estimates and reported of $1.11, that is a 5.71% better than expected compared to the initial predictions of $1.05. Nevertheless, reported revenues of $781.6 million were in line with analysts estimates.

    This compares to Earnings of $1.00 per share a year ago, so reported EPS is an improvement of 11.00%. Revenue went up a 10.97% on an annualized basis in the , from $7.0B to $7.8B last quarter.

    Teradyne ($TER) is hosting the Q2 earnings call next July. Market forecasts of $1.75, compared to previous quarter that was $1.11.

    Teradyne performance

    TER performance compared
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    Important note:
    The opinions contained in this article are personal and should not be followed as recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this document does not have an understanding of the individual positions of the reader, his or her own financial statements or what is in his or her best interest at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Opinions are posted for informational reasons only

    Teradyne summary

    Friday, May 14th, 2021
    Day range$117.97 - $123.42
    Previous close$117.24
    Session gain4.36%
    Average true range$6.27
    50d mov avg$122.55
    100d mov avg$125.69
    200d mov avg$109.06
    Earnings dateJuly 20th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Teradyne stock symbol?

    Teradyne, Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the TER symbol

    Is Teradyne stock a buy or sell?

    Teradyne received 7 ratings in the last 30 days: 5 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral.

    Will TER go up?

    Teradyne had different price predictions posted by market analysts in the last month setting the target price to $158.00. That is a 29.14% than the last price ($122.35).